Usage examples for marital

  1. There are certain limits to a wife's marital responsibilities. – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild
  2. Fine attended to her various occupations as in the past; Antoine, seized with a sort of marital self- pride which astonished even himself, plaited in one week more baskets than he had ever before done in a month. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  3. " Apart from the question of marital control," Mr. Draconmeyer persisted, " will you tell me why you consider my wife and myself unfit persons to find a place amongst Lady Hunterleys' acquaintances?" – Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  4. It was just one of those subconscious bits of marital knowledge that make for happiness and understanding. – Half Portions by Edna Ferber
  5. He retorted in his rough marital fashion, that if it made something different of Isobel to what she, the mother, was, he would be glad. – Love Eternal by H. Rider Haggard
  6. Mr. Clavering told me of your kind concern, but I assure you that I am neither a political nor a marital refugee. – Black Oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  7. Behind him were the Graces, in the midst of whom came " Marital Fidelity" and presented herself to the princess. – Some Forerunners of Italian Opera by William James Henderson
  8. Thus we are told in the annals of the famous castle of Weinsberg in Suabia- justly renowned all over the world for the rare instance of marital attachment exhibited by its women- that a steward had wantonly murdered a peasant there. – Modern Magic by Maximilian Schele de Vere
  9. There are no floaters to allow the kind of marital moving day you have on Earth, where so many just up and shift over to new mates. – No Charge for Alterations by Horace Leonard Gold
  10. " Major," she said to him when once they had gained the seclusion of the marital chamber, " has Captain Bruce ever said anything further to you about that story from Robinson last winter?" – 'Laramie;' or, The Queen of Bedlam. by Charles King
  11. Modern times have no examples to show of a closer marital sympathy than this. – Roman Women Woman: In All Ages and in All Countries, Volume 2 (of 10) by Alfred Brittain
  12. Whether he thought that by so doing he might keep her always on the alert and ready for marital inspection, or whether he disliked to tie himself down by the obligation of a fixed time for his return, Mrs. Moulder had never made herself quite sure. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  13. He is not permitted to think of his own wife and children only,- such conduct would be deemed intolerably selfish: he must be able to act, to outward seeming at least, as if uninfluenced by paternal or marital affection in his public conduct. – Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation by Lafcadio Hearn
  14. Hence, divorces are unknown with us, and to that end is special care taken in the matter of teaching the truth concerning the marital relation, the rearing of children and their Spiritual growth. – The Planet Mars and its Inhabitants A Psychic Revelation by Eros Urides and J. L. Kennon